Week 33 – August 15, 2020

Ball Seed Customer Days

Tuesdays – Fridays
July 28 – August 14

The Gardens at Ball
1017 W. Roosevelt Rd.
West Chicago, Illinois 60185

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The Gardens at Ball Are Open

Welcome to North America’s premier summer trials! The Gardens at Ball in West Chicago, Illinois are brimming with NEW products and design inspiration. Register a visit today. We hope you’re able to join us during our official Customer Days, July 28 through August 14. Guests on-site will tour self-guided through our display gardens. Discovery codes and signage will enhance your tour. Scroll below to learn more about what to expect with your visit.

Not able to join us? Explore our virtual map to learn about new varieties and see 360-degree garden views from the comfort of your home or office. Our video library below also connects you to the latest from Ball Seed.

Open to the trade only

Take a Video Tour of the Gardens at Ball 2020

2020 Customer Days Video Library

Join Us in The Gardens at Ball
Why You Should Visit Trial Gardens
Ball Container Solutions with Joan Mazat
The Journey of Seed
Get In The Game with Beacon Impatiens
Vegetable Seed & Plugs with Jayson Force
Try Zesty Zinnia with Kelsey Minalga
The Marvel of Marigolds with Susannah & Jim

More to Explore

What to Expect

Guests who visit Ball Seed on-site will be asked to wear face coverings at the sign-in tent and observe social distancing while in The Gardens. A boxed lunch and light literature will be provided to each guest when they arrive. Please note: Due to COVID-19 and ongoing campus construction no additional tours of the Ball facilities will be available. A printed map will share directional guidance for timely touring. If you’re extending your stay in West Chicago, we’ve provided a list of local hotels. We’ve compiled a list of nearby restaurants as well.

Ball Seed is excited to share its trial gardens in West Chicago with its North American customers, and is pleased to provide adaptable touring opportunities during this special phase of Restore Illinois. For questions or concerns, please call us at 800 879-BALL or email fieldtrial@ballhort.com.